I represent the first generation who, when we were born, the television was now a permanent fixture in our homes. When I was born people had breakfast with Barbara Walters, dinner with Walter Cronkite, and slept with Johnny Carson.
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Saturday, December 27, 2014
Your HOLIDAY SOR-BAY: Merry Christmas Knots Landing
Here is a "HOLIDAY SOR-BAY"a little spark of madness that we could use to artificially maintain our Christmas spirit.
December 27, 1979
The pilot episode of Knots
Landing aired on CBS.
Knots Landing is an American primetime televisionsoap opera that
aired from December 27, 1979 to May 13, 1993 on CBS. A spin-off of Dallas, it was set in a fictitious
coastal suburb of Los Angeles, and centered on the lives of four married
couples living in acul-de-sac, Seaview Circle. By the time of its conclusion, Knots
Landing had become one of the longest-running primetime dramas on U.S.
television after Gunsmoke and Bonanza.